IRVINE, California, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SMC Networks is proud to name Morad Sbahi as General Manager EMEA, effective immediately. Sbahi will lead the development of SMC's European business, will direct the company's planning and execution efforts across the market.
"As SMC continues to pursue global growth opportunities, the need for a senior executive to lead our European business unit has emerged," said Todd Babic, SMC President. "With his outstanding track record of international business development success, Morad is uniquely positioned to help SMC advance in this market."
In his role, Morad will help lead all functional teams in EMEA and will develop SMC's approach and EMEA business plan. He will partner closely with the company's President and Chief Technology Officer to drive growth and capitalize on customer opportunities.
"I'm excited to join the team at SMC and help build on the company's success as an acknowledged DOCSIS solutions leader," says Morad Sbahi, General Manager EMEA at SMC. "The fact that SMC is the only approved vendor to 12 of the top 14 MSOs in North America is well known in Europe. Expanding our presence in EMEA is a truly unique opportunity."
Sbahi brings over 15 years of international executive management experience in the telecommunications industry to SMC. A recognized industry leader, Sbahi has held executive management positions with such companies as Broadcom, Texas Instruments and, most recently, with Ubee Interactive, where he was Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for EMEA for the last 4 years.
SMC Networks is headquartered in Irvine, California. SMC is a specialist in providing high-quality, reliable Customer Premise Equipment to Service Providers. As the only approved vendor to 12 of the top 14 Service Providers in North America, we design products for both commercial and residential applications. We focus on delivering the best range of innovative wireless and wired solutions for our customers that drive revenue, are highly reliable and require little support. For more information, visit the company's Web site at http://www.smc.com or call +1-800-SMC-4YOU.
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